Disorderly and Orderly


Disorderly adjective - Not restrained by or under the control of legal authority.
Usage example: disorderly mobs roamed the streets after the fall of the city

Orderly is an antonym for disorderly in topics: untidy, unlawful, messy.

Nearby Words: disorder, disordered, disordering


Orderly adjective - Being clean and in good order.
Usage example: a small, unpretentious inn offering pleasant, orderly rooms

Disorderly is an antonym for orderly in topics: well-behaved, well-organized, methodical.

Nearby Words: order, ordered, orderliness

Both words in one sentence

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